Dr. Kayode Fayemi of the All Progressives Congress (APC) won the gubernatorial election conducted yesterday. Professor Olusola Eleka of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) loss to Kayode Fayemi who won 12 LGAs out of the 16 local government areas in the state.
The APC candidate polled 197,459 votes while his closest contender had 178,121 votes, which is a difference of 19,338. PDP candidate Olusola Eleka won in only Efon Alaye, Ikere and Ado-Ekiti.
The collation officers of all the local government areas announced the results at the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) office in Ado-Ekiti which is the state Capital.